The (London) Guardian: The pontiff's efforts to deal with the crisis have stalled. He must act decisively or many more Catholics will lose their faith, says Catherine Pepinster.
Commonweal: Change the clerical culture
Pacific Standard: New research finds that support for authoritarian impulses and harsh, punitive punishments isn't rooted in Christianity or nationalism per se, but rather by the fusion of the two identities.
Sightings: Netflix series episode offers a remarkably thoughtful exploration of the experiences of LGBTQ Christians.
The Charlotte Observer: Teen's mom and the Catholic Diocese of Charlotte disagree on why 15-year-old Maxine Arbelo was turned away by a Eucharistic minister at the parish's Spanish-language Mass.
Christianity Today: You are not the linchpin holding your congregation together.